Wargame books are therefore a very important way of staying connected to the hobby (and my own nostalgic take on it) and when I'm on the internet browsing for things, the 'classics' are the ones that I am invariably drawn to, even if I've not read them before.
|Main map for the St Nazaire raid (hand tinted).|
|Detailed map for St Nazaire raid.|
For each scenario there are two maps, comprising a sort of strategic map and a detailed table top map that can be used for the wargame. The scenarios also include various rule ideas, what ability commanders should have, how to inject the element of surprise (not telling the players what battle it is seems to be the simplest method), tips for making terrain and other ways to game the scenario specifics for each battle.